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T.J. McFarland PD-backs

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2019 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-8-1989
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age29 years, 9 months, 13 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.62015
-0.52016
-0.42017
0.22018
0.02019
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2013 BAL MLB 38 1 74.7 4 1 0 83 28 58 7 100 10.0 3.4 0.8 7.0 60% .319 1.49 3.86 4.22 107 5.19 124.3 -0.5
2014 BAL MLB 37 1 58.7 4 2 0 70 13 34 2 99 10.7 2.0 0.3 5.2 65% .337 1.41 3.31 2.76 103 4.17 102.3 0.2
2015 BAL MLB 30 0 40.3 2 2 0 52 18 26 4 109 11.6 4.0 0.9 5.8 65% .343 1.74 4.44 4.91 112 6.02 140.6 -0.6
2016 BAL MLB 16 0 24.7 2 2 0 33 10 7 3 110 12.0 3.6 1.1 2.6 60% .333 1.74 5.57 6.93 119 6.79 150.4 -0.5
2017 ARI MLB 43 1 54.0 4 5 0 65 17 29 4 98 10.8 2.8 0.7 4.8 69% .323 1.52 4.11 5.33 101 5.89 125.4 -0.4
2018 ARI MLB 47 0 72.0 2 2 1 64 22 42 4 100 8.0 2.8 0.5 5.3 68% .268 1.19 3.59 2.00 95 4.72 105.5 0.2
CareerMLB2113324.3181413671081962410110.23.00.75.465%.3171.463.953.941045.24120.3-1.7

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg LG G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2011 KIN A+ CAR 2 2 12.0 0 1 0 9 1 12 2 101 6.8 0.8 1.5 9.0 66% .212 0.83 3.64 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
2011 AKR AA EAS 25 25 137.3 9 9 0 140 50 103 9 86 9.2 3.3 0.6 6.8 62% .311 1.38 4.00 3.87 0 0.00 0.0
2012 AKR AA EAS 10 10 60.3 8 2 0 61 12 41 1 100 9.1 1.8 0.1 6.1 59% .328 1.21 2.80 2.69 0 0.00 0.0
2012 COH AAA INT 17 17 102.7 8 6 0 112 33 55 9 110 9.8 2.9 0.8 4.8 55% .306 1.41 4.22 4.82 0 0.00 0.0
2013 BAL MLB AL 38 1 74.7 4 1 0 83 28 58 7 100 10.0 3.4 0.8 7.0 60% .319 1.49 3.86 4.22 107 5.19 124.3
2014 BAL MLB AL 37 1 58.7 4 2 0 70 13 34 2 99 10.7 2.0 0.3 5.2 65% .337 1.41 3.31 2.76 103 4.17 102.3
2014 ABE A- NYP 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 94 0.0 9.0 0.0 18.0 100% .000 1.00 2.44 0.00 38 0.44 9.0
2014 NOR AAA INT 5 5 24.0 0 1 0 21 8 25 0 106 7.9 3.0 0.0 9.4 71% .309 1.21 2.76 3.75 78 2.90 62.1
2015 BAL MLB AL 30 0 40.3 2 2 0 52 18 26 4 109 11.6 4.0 0.9 5.8 65% .343 1.74 4.44 4.91 112 6.02 140.6
2015 NOR AAA INT 16 9 52.7 2 3 1 42 14 31 0 98 7.2 2.4 0.0 5.3 65% .255 1.06 2.77 2.91 93 3.81 78.6
2016 BAL MLB AL 16 0 24.7 2 2 0 33 10 7 3 110 12.0 3.6 1.1 2.6 60% .333 1.74 5.57 6.93 119 6.79 150.4
2016 FRD A+ CAR 2 2 2.3 0 0 0 7 1 4 2 117 27.0 3.9 7.7 15.4 30% .625 3.43 12.54 19.29 165 7.37 158.3
2016 BOW AA EAS 2 1 3.0 0 1 0 4 0 3 1 91 12.0 0.0 3.0 9.0 82% .300 1.33 5.69 3.00 103 3.34 74.0
2016 NOR AAA INT 8 4 26.3 1 1 0 33 7 11 3 98 11.3 2.4 1.0 3.8 63% .330 1.52 4.84 4.44 108 4.38 96.7
2016 ORI Rk GCL 1 1 3.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 85 0.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 88% .000 0.33 3.64 0.00 123 10.41 232.1
2017 ARI MLB NL 43 1 54.0 4 5 0 65 17 29 4 98 10.8 2.8 0.7 4.8 69% .323 1.52 4.11 5.33 101 5.89 125.4
2017 RNO AAA PCL 7 0 11.0 0 0 1 6 4 9 0 4.9 3.3 0.0 7.4 81% .231 0.91 3.17 0.00 77 3.54 74.5
2018 ARI MLB NL 47 0 72.0 2 2 1 64 22 42 4 100 8.0 2.8 0.5 5.3 68% .268 1.19 3.59 2.00 95 4.72 105.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2013 1208 0.4470 0.4512 0.7780 0.6093 0.3234 0.8906 0.6065 0.2220
2014 855 0.4573 0.4830 0.8063 0.6471 0.3448 0.9289 0.6125 0.1937
2015 667 0.4603 0.4738 0.8354 0.6124 0.3556 0.9043 0.7344 0.1646
2016 373 0.4209 0.4584 0.8655 0.6752 0.3009 0.9528 0.7231 0.1345
2017 848 0.3903 0.4717 0.8400 0.6737 0.3424 0.9238 0.7345 0.1600
2018 1068 0.2921 0.4382 0.7991 0.6538 0.3492 0.9069 0.7159 0.2009
Career50190.40600.46090.81190.64140.33840.91260.67810.1881

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2020 ARI $50,000
2019 ARI $1,400,000
2018 ARI $850,000
2017 ARI $
2016 BAL $523,500
2015 BAL $
2014 BAL $
2013 BAL $490,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,863,500
2018Current$1,400,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$3,263,500
1 yrFuture$50,000
5 yrTotal$3,313,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 164 d1 year/$1.45M (2019), 2020 option

Details
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2019). Re-signed by Arizona 1/23/19 (avoided arbitration, $1.675M-$1.275M). 19:$1.4M, 20:$1.85M club option ($50,000 buyout).
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2018). Re-signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/6/17. May earn additional $0.35M in performance bonuses. (Earned additional $0.25M based on games pitched.)
  • 1 year/$0.685M (2017). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration). Award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove. DFA by Baltimore 2/19/17. Released 2/28/17. Signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/2/17 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Arizona 4/27/17. Non-tendered by Arizona 12/1/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5235M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/16. DFA by Baltimore 8/28/16 )(optional assignment).
  • 1 year/$0.519M (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5055M (2014). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Selected by Baltimore from Cleveland in Rule 5 draft 12/6/12. Signed by Baltimore 3/8/13.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2007 (4-137) (Stagg HS, Palos Heights, Ill.). $0.285M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.7 2.4 0 51 0 71.2 60 24 48 5 .260 1.19 3.45 3.7 5.7 0.6
80o 2.6 2.5 0 51 0 64.9 59 24 44 5 .274 1.28 3.80 4.07 3.6 0.4
70o 2.6 2.5 0 51 0 60.5 58 23 41 5 .285 1.35 4.05 4.34 2.1 0.2
60o 2.6 2.6 0 51 0 56.8 57 23 38 5 .293 1.41 4.27 4.58 0.7 0.1
50o 2.5 2.6 0 51 0 53.5 56 22 36 5 .301 1.46 4.48 4.8 -0.5 -0.1
40o 2.5 2.7 0 51 0 50.2 54 22 34 5 .310 1.52 4.69 5.03 -1.8 -0.2
30o 2.5 2.7 0 51 0 46.8 53 21 32 4 .318 1.59 4.91 5.27 -3.2 -0.3
20o 2.4 2.7 0 51 0 42.9 51 20 29 4 .329 1.66 5.19 5.57 -4.9 -0.5
10o 2.4 2.8 0 51 0 37.6 48 19 25 4 .343 1.78 5.57 5.98 -7.2 -0.8
Weighted Mean2.52.6051052.95522365.3001.454.464.78-0.40.0

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